International regulators align positions on phase 3 COVID-19 vaccine trials

Medicines regulatory authorities from around the world have published a report  today highlighting the outcomes of the second workshop on COVID-19 vaccine development that was convened under the umbrella of the International Coalition of Medicines Regulatory Authorities (ICMRA). The report describes the regulatory positions agreed by the meeting participants on two key topics: Data needed […]

Council agrees to start lifting travel restrictions for residents of some third countries

The Council yesterday adopted a recommendation on the gradual lifting of the temporary restrictions on non-essential travel into the EU. Travel restrictions should be lifted for countries listed in the recommendation, with this list being reviewed and, as the case may be, updated every two weeks.

Finance Minister: Hungary Committed to Health-Care Cooperation With Belt and Road Countries

Hungary will do everything required of it to strengthen cooperation between its own health-care system and those of the other members of China’s Belt and Road initiative and to bring about effective cooperation in health research, the finance minister said after a videoconference involving Belt and Road countries.